Historical Maps of Polk County
Journey back in time with 67 historical maps of Polk County, dating from 1905 to present day. Experience the captivating history of Polk County through detailed topographic maps, featuring cities, landmarks, and geographical changes. Explore each map deeply with our interactive high-resolution viewer and extensive library data. Begin your historical adventure now!
Polk County maps (67)
- 1905 Map of Des Moines, 1954 Print1905 (1954 print)Des Moines MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1907 Map of Des Moines1907 (1907 print)Des Moines MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1907 Map of Des Moines, 1919 Print1907 (1919 print)Des Moines MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1907 Map of Des Moines, 1924 Print1907 (1924 print)Des Moines MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1908 Map of Waukee1908 (1908 print)Waukee MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1908 Map of Waukee, 1949 Print1908 (1949 print)Waukee MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1910 Map of Milo1910 (1910 print)Milo MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1910 Map of Milo, 1949 Print1910 (1949 print)Milo MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1911 Map of Madrid, 1958 Print1911 (1958 print)Madrid MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
- 1911 Map of Slater, 1960 Print1911 (1960 print)Slater MapPolk County, IAScale: 1:62500
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Frequently asked questions about Polk County historical maps
Why are historical maps of Polk County important for research and professional purposes?
Historical maps of Polk County offer a unique perspective on the area's past, making them invaluable for environmental consultants, surveyors, legal professionals, and hobbyists alike. They are used in environmental site assessments, lot line research, and land dispute resolution.
What types of historical maps are available for Polk County?
Our diverse collection includes detailed topographic maps from the United States Geological Survey's Historical Topographic Map Collection as well as from a variety of public and private collections we've sourced, each providing a unique glimpse into Polk County's past.
What advanced features do you offer for professional use?
We offer advanced features including 3D terrain visualization, georeferencing, customizeable base maps, multi-layering capabilities, and annotation tools. These features allow for in-depth analysis, customization, and report building utilizing our historical map collection.
How can I find a specific historical map of Polk County?
Our platform has over 185,000 fully digitized and interactive maps, and 67 maps available specifically for Polk County. Users can easily filter and search by address, place, date, scale, or landmark to find the specific map they need.
How can I contribute a historical map of Polk County that's not in your collection?
We welcome contributions! If you have a map that isn't in our collection, reach out to us at email@example.com. We can assist with digitizing individual maps or entire collections.
What is the oldest map of Polk County in your collection?
The oldest map of Polk County in our collection is from 1905.
How can I download or print a map of Polk County?
Every map in our collection can be freely downloaded as a high-resolution GeoTIFF or GeoPDF file. You can use this file with mapping software or print it out for personal use. For information on purchasing a custom print, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.